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Preseason Roster Announced

By Isaac Berky, 09/01/17, 10:00AM CDT


Nine Returners from Last Season Highlight Roster

Preseason Roster Released

Nine Returners Highlight 30-Man Roster



Ralston, NE – The Omaha Lancers released their preseason roster, highlighted by nine returners from last season, on Friday morning. The 2017-18 roster is made up of 18 forwards, nine defensemen, and three goaltenders.

Both of Omaha’s leading goal scorers from a season ago, Filip Suchy and Cole Gallant, will be back for another season at Ralston Arena. Omaha also welcomes back goaltender Zach Driscoll, who was with the Lancers at the conclusion of the 2014-15 season.

The 2017-18 roster features players from six different countries, and includes two players drafted in the 2017 NHL Draft (Noah Cates and Nick Perbix).

In net the three goaltenders are led by Driscoll, who returns to the Lancers after spending the 2016-17 season with St. Cloud State (NCAA). Joining Driscoll will be Keegan Karki, who spent the 2016-17 season in Plymouth, MI with Team USA, and Christian Sbaraglia.

The complete roster is broken down by position below.


Filip Suchy, Jack Randl, Cole Gallant, Noah Cates, Erlends Klavins, Josh DeLuca, Tyler Carpenter, Christian O’Neil, Andy Nedeljkovic, Joe Berg, Connor Marshall, Joseph Abate, Rylee St. Onge, Brendan Furry, Aleksi Peltonen, Matus Havrila, Brandon Puricelli, Ethan Price


Derek Hamelin, Nick Perbix, Marshall Rifai, Jared Kucharek, Danny Petrick, Chris Lipe, Jesper Peltonen, Michal Steinocher, Cam Reagan


Zach Driscoll, Keegan Karki, Christian Sbaraglia

Single game tickets for both preseason and regular season go on sale September 14 at 10 am.

Lancers season tickets for the 2017-18 season are on sale now! For more information call the Lancers office at (402) 344-7825 for more information.

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